Waterstones Deansgate

Waterstones Deansgate
91 Deansgate, Manchester, Lancashire, M3 2BW
  • Telephone 0161 837 3000
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  • Website www.waterstones.com

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Babies, Bumps & Books, A Halloween Special!

Join the fabulous Liz in our Children's room from 10:30am on Friday 28th October for a Halloween special, Babies, Bumps & Books group! The group meets every Friday in our wonderful children's room for a sensory storytime, followed this month, by a Halloween party in our events room on the second floor. Come…

Children's Halloween Party!

Join us on Halloween in our Children's section for what is going to be a spooktastic Halloween Party! There'll be cobwebs, cake, monsters and mischief as we celebrate Halloween in the best-ever way possible… by having fun! Throughout the evening there will be spooky story times, a whole range of spine-tingling fun…

Mon 31 Oct

£2.00 Redeemable on any children's book / 0161 837 3000

Deansgate's Literary Quiz

Another month, another fabulous quiz hosted by our wonderful Booksellers. Join us on Tuesday 25th October at 6.30pm for a Halloween special literary quiz! From Gothic fiction to 'bloody awful books', this month's edition is not to be missed, with even more book prizes and interesting rounds. Come along, test your…

Tue 25 Oct

An Evening With Becky Chambers

Waterstones Deansgate is excited to announce an evening with Becky Chambers. Her first published novel, The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet, was longlisted for the Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction 2016, and shortlisted for both the Arthur C. Clarke and Kitschies Golden Tentacle Awards. The eagerly anticipated…

An Evening With Ben Aaronovitch

Waterstones Deansgate is delighted to welcome bestselling author Ben Aaronovitch to Manchester to discuss his new book, The Hanging Tree. Suspicious deaths are not usually the concern of PC Peter Grant or the Folly, even when they happen at an exclusive party in one of the most expensive apartment blocks in London. But…

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An Evening With Helen Czerski

Waterstones Deansgate is delighted to be joined by physicist and rising BBC star Dr Helen Czerski to discuss how familiar, everyday objects can help us to understand the complex physical principles that govern our world. Just as Freakonomics brought economics to life, so Storm in a Teacup brings physics into our daily…

An Evening With Matthew Syed

Join author and journalist Matthew Syed at Waterstones Deansgate as he discusses his latest book, and The Times Number One Best-seller, 'Black Box Thinking'. Released in paperback in 2016, Syed's most recent work discusses success and performance in this fast-paced, ever-changing world. Focusing on an array of…

An Evening With Michelle Paver, A Halloween Special

Waterstones Deansgate is proud to announce an evening with Michelle Paver to celebrate the release of her latest spine-tingling book, 'Thin Air'. Set in the Himalayas during the golden age of mountaineering, 'Thin Air' is a chilling tale demonstrating Paver at her best; following an elite team of five mountaineers…

Holly Bourne’S The Spinster Club Tour: Your Voice Matters

Join award-winning author Holly Bourne as she talks to fellow YA author Liz Flanagan about the end of the ‘Spinster Club’ trilogy and saying goodbye to Evie, Amber and Lottie – as well as friendship, feminism and fallouts. Holly will also talk about the launch of the Spinster Club Hub, how to start your own club and…

Mark Frost: The Secret History of Twin Peaks

Ahead of the intensely anticipated return of Twin Peaks in 2017, series co-creator Mark Frost presents his new novel based on the events that have transpired in the intervening quarter of a century.

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Meet Alan Partridge

A-ha! The one and only Alan Partridge will be joining us on the 25th of October to celebrate the launch of his new memoir, Alan Partridge: Nomad. Alan will be meeting fans and signing copies of Nomad. This beautifully punctuated 'journey journal' recounts Alan’s attempt to recreate a deeply personal journey made by his…

Tue 25 Oct

Free / 0161 837 3000

Meet Ian Rankin

Join bestselling author Ian Rankin in store for a book signing to celebrate the publication of his 21st Rebus novel, Rather be the Devil. Forty years may have passed, but the death of the beautiful, promiscuous Maria Turquand still preys on the now-retired Detective’s mind. Murdered in her hotel room on the night a…

Wed 30 Nov

Meet Johnny Herbert

Meet Johnny Herbert, the Le Mans and three-time Grand Prix winner, in store as he signs copies of his autobiography, What Doesn't Kill You…: My Life in Motor Racing. Johnny Herbert was one of the most brilliant natural talents to emerge in motor racing, but for all his bravery and prowess, he's lucky to be alive. After…

Tue 1 Nov

'my Dad Wrote A Porno' In Manchester!

THIS EVENT HAS NOW SOLD OUT Waterstones Deansgate are thrilled to host an evening with the creators of the Number 1 comedy podcast, 'My Dad Wrote a Porno'. Join James Cooper, Alice Levine and Jamie Morton for what promises to be a hilarious evening, as they discuss their first book venture 'My Dad Wrote a Porno: the…

Wed 26 Oct


Non-Fiction Book Group

Every month, join one of our fabulous booksellers as they host a discussion group on a selected work of non-fiction. From collections of essays to nature writing, our non-fiction book group will cover an array of titles and topics, all aimed at introducing readers to books that can defy genres, and challenge your…

Wed 26 Oct

Q, An Lgbt Book Group

Waterstones Deansgate is proud to host our first LGBT book group. Meeting once a month 'Q' is for anyone who enjoys reading and discussing a whole host of books that address LGBTQ themes in interesting and engaging ways. For our first meeting we will be reading and discussing 'The First Bad Man' by the director and…

Wed 9 Nov

Spanish Book Group

Join our wonderful non-fiction bookseller Farah for our first Spanish and Latin American book group meeting. The group will be meeting once a month to discuss a specific book in Spanish. For our first meeting, we will be reading 'The Japanese Lover' ('El Amante Japanés') by the renowned Isabel Allende. Whilst the…

Wed 16 Nov

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